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Rosliston Forestry Centre

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Day out with familydaughter and getting dogs fit x

Absolutely lovely place something for everyone from animals to adults lovely place to go for family... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
holly832016
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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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Falconary Experience

We have had a really lovely day today at our falconary experience at Rosliston Forestry Centre. I... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Resort520183
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Rosliston Forestry Centre Burton Road | Rosliston, Swadlincote DE12 8JX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First visit today nice location, children had fun running around only problem is the car parking machines they're not upto date enough, on a whole we try to not use cash and majority of the time we don't carry it on us using contactless payments...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dkydd24
Rosliston, Receptionist at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed by your recent visit to the site. Currently we are working through a programme of remedial works and have been looking at a forward programme of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely lovely place something for everyone from animals to adults lovely place to go for family day out

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank holly832016
Rosliston, Reception at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us! Best wishes, The Rosliston Forestry Team

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have had a really lovely day today at our falconary experience at Rosliston Forestry Centre. I bought a voucher for two for my Dad for Christmas and he loved it too. We met, stroked and flew a variety of birds including various owls, a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Resort520183
Rosliston, Receptionist at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time at Rosliston. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review.

Reviewed January 13, 2019

Thank you so much for a wonderful time. If you want to go and see lovely birds, be able to fly them and stroke the owls then this is a great place to go. The staff are very friendly and knowledgeable about the birds. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank julesr4444
Rosliston, Reception at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded January 15, 2019

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time at Rosliston. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review.

Reviewed December 12, 2018

spent an afternoon flying falcons,owls and eagles very enjoyable and informative ,nice little cafe and gift shop

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 899rr
Rosliston, reception/shop at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback. Glad you had a lovely time. See you again soon

Reviewed December 10, 2018

Wow what a place, brilliant experience. Zack and the team are so knowledgeable and friendly! Listened to what we wanted to get out of the day and totally delivered... l am starting to plan for a summer visit... try and work out if I could...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Netlings764
Rosliston, Reception at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Good Afternoon, Falconry Experiences runs as a separate business on site, but we will be sure to pass your fabulous feedback onto the team. Best wishes, Nicola

Reviewed November 5, 2018

First impressions not good looked tired walking from the car park. The information centre had an abandoned feeling about it. Went walking found no clear signage some wood sculptures in poor condition. New signs are required to help on the walks. It is ten years...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank cdewet49
Rosliston, Manager at Rosliston Forestry Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2018

We are sorry to hear that you were disappointed by your recent visit to the site. We are currently working through a programme of remedial works and have been looking at a forward programme of investment which would include play, signage and surfacing amongst other...More

Reviewed October 29, 2018

Godd for kids and brilliant nature trial but the amenities are looking old, worn and in need of a revamp. The giant wood owl moves in the wind, the bird hide is gloomy, the grass at the top is never cut and play area is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank UggaBugga
Reviewed October 1, 2018

I agree with everything said by the last reviewer. My grandchildren enjoyed every minute and the experience was unforgettable and brilliant value for money. Thanks to both falconers.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JUDITH W
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time today at the half day falconry experience! Alice and her dad (sorry I didn’t catch his name) were extremely knowledgeable and funny, they both delivered confidently and told us lots of useful and interesting information about all the Birds. It...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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sash k
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Response from 459kirstyw | Reviewed this property |
i suppose you could if you were staying in there cabin lodges on site but there have a cafe on site for visitors for the day.
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Rod M
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Response from Rosliston | Property representative |
Yes mobility scooters are available for use. Please call 01283 563483 for further information.
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